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building. >> julie: see you in an hour on >> chris: i'm chris wallace. the u.s. closes its embassy in yemen. that story next on "fox news sunday." the obama administration tries to plug the holes in the security system that allowed a would-be bomber onboard a us airliner. with americans asking are we safe, what can be done to prevent future attacks? we will get the latest from john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and kit bond. plus our sunday panel looks ahead to the new year in politics, the economy, sports and entertainment. all right now on "fox news sunday." >> chris: hello again and happy new year from fox news in washington. citing ongoing threats, the u.s. government today closed its embassy in yemen. meanwhile, the president and top advisors are reviewing what mr. obama calls the systemic failures that allow a would-be bomber onboard that plane christmas day. we are joined by the white house official leading that review. john brennan, assistant to the president for homeland security and counter terrorism. welcome to "fox news sunday." >> as we said the u.s.
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ahead of punxsutawney phil! >> oh, yeah. >> gregg: thanks for joining us. >> julie: forks news sunday starts now. >> i'm chris wallace and this is "fox news sunday." the president turns his focus to jobs and the economy. can the white house and congress get people back to work. now, that new york city seems out, where will the administration hold those terror trials? as the president reaches across the aisle, we convene our own bipartisan group. for the democrats, senator evan bayh and congressman chris van hollen. for the republicans senator lamar alexander and congressman paul ryan. then the presidents it rare oncamera give and take with house companies. >> it can't be all or nothing one way or the other. >> we will ask our sunday panel if mr. obama wants to deal or just win the argument. and our power player of the week. the young man who tells washington's top reporters when they are wrong. all right now on "fox news sunday." hello again from fox news in washington. the new focus here in the capital is on job creation and there was good news friday about strong fourth quart
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quarter growth. joining us now to talk about the economy, the president's revised agenda and more are four key congressional players. and gentlemen, welcome back to "fox news sunday." >> thank you. >> thank you. >> let's start with the big picture. congressman ryan as the top rap on the house committee you called the president's state of the union speech insincere and then added this. he inched his rhetoric to the middle while doubling down in the substance and policies he has been pushing all along. the president proposed a spending freeze. he proposed tax credits. he proposed eliminating the capital gains tax for all investment in small business, to paraphrase him in the state of the union. why aren't you applauding. >> hthe freeze is delayed one year so this really isn't fiscal discipline. it is the rhetoric of fiscal discipline but the rhetoric of the opposite. the tax idea when that was tried before in the carter administration that didn't work. this doesn't work and more importantly the debt and deficit is just getting out of control and the administration is still pumping through bi